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Law Enforcement Training

The Law Enforcement Division of the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy.

Corrections Officer Training

The Correctional Officer program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Firefighter Training

The Minimum Standards Firefighting Program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

EMT Training

The Applied Technology Diploma program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Advanced and Specialized Criminal Justice Training

Advanced & Specialized Criminal Justice Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

advanced Firefighter and EMT Training

Advanced Firefighter and EMT Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

There will be an EOT class starting October 19th and running through the 22nd. If there are any questions please contact Dennis Eads.

Institutional Profile

The Southwest Florida Public Service Academy, an extension of Ft. Myers Technical College is comprised of two separate Public Safety Academies: The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy and The Southwest Florida Fire Academy.

 

 

The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy is certified by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Criminal Justice Standards & Training Commission to train students to become Florida State Certified Police Officers, Correctional Officers, and Probation & Parole Officers. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Officers after their basic certification.

 

The Southwest Florida Fire Academy is certified by the Florida Bureau of Fire Standards & Training to train students to become Florida State Certified Fire Fighters. It also incorporates a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program through the Department of Health for the State of Florida. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Fire Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Firefighters after their basic certification.

 

Academy Mission Statement

The Mission of the Southwest Florida Public Service Academy is to serve the citizens in our service area by providing our students with the highest quality certified education in Criminal Justice, Firefighting, and EMT.

 

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Happening Today

  Change Date

Wednesday, Oct 28, 2020

Child Exploitation complete investigations through trial testimony in Federal and State Court

Child Exploitation complete investigations through trial testimony in Federal and State Court 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFLPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-008

Child Exploitation complete investigatons through trial testimony in Federal and State Court

Instructor:

Speed Measurement (Radar and Laser Devices) #1158

Speed Measurement (Radar and Laser Devices) 8:00 AM—7:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA/GCSO Classroom: Glades County Sheriff Office 1297 E State Road 78, Moore Haven, FL

Speed Measurement (Radar and Laser Devices)

Instructor:

CMS Vehicle Operations Instructor Course #800

CMS Vehicle Operations Instructor Course 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-007

CMS Vehicle Operations Instructor Course

Instructor:

160th Basic Law Enforcement Class

Defensive Tactics 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: DT Room

Defensive Tactics CJK_0051

Instructor: Erica Rich

160th Correctional Officer Class

Officer Wellness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: Training Field

Officer Wellness & Physical Abilities; CJK_0340

Instructor: Robbie Martin

Unit 2, Lessons 4,5,6 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Introduction to Corrections; CJK_0300

Instructor: Audra Thomas-Eth

159th Basic Law Enforcement Class

Physical Fitness; FINAL ASSESSMENT 7:00 AM—9:00 AM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: PT Area

Physical Fitness Training Program CJK_0096

Instructor: Dennis Eads

Unit 4; Lessons 1,2 REVIEW AND TEST 9:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 13-009

D.U.I. Traffic Stops CJK_0084

Instructor: Roman Serrano